SAP BW/HANA Developer

Requisition Number:  1919

Krakow, MA, PL, 30-001

The SAP BW/HANA Developer role is a key role for delivering Business Intelligence Reporting.  The SAP BW/HANA developer follows a methodology to identify the reporting / analytics requirements of the business, translate the requirements into a BW/HANA data model design and then implement the solution.  The developer also builds the necessary objects to extract data from the SAP ECC system and other data sources via BW extractors, SLT or Smart Data Integrator to fill the data model as well as any transformations and aggregations of the data.  The BW/HANA developer may also develop the needed reports and dashboards to deliver the information to the business.  In short, the BW/HANA developer delivers the business intelligence information with a full life cycle implementation - data source to information consumption.


Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Interface with source system developers regarding configuration and with business users to perform requirements collection, analysis, and data model design
  • Design and develop data model objects including all aspects of ETL (Extract, Transform, and Load), and DataSource exposure
  • Execute performance and tuning of technical solution from data source to information delivery (end to end)
  • Unit test all aspects of the technical solution, provide testing support to business users, and perform cutover activities for production implementation
  • Provide documentation of all technical solutions that are implemented
  • Provide support for data extractions, break fix, and small enhancements
  • Execute testing for application / database upgrades including BW, HANA, and interfaces
  • Interface with Security and Basis team members as needed



Skills and Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s degree. Applicable disciplines are Information Technology, Engineering, Business, or related technical discipline.
  • 6+ years BW / 2+ years HANA experience
  • SAP BW Developer (6+ years) with solid experience in all aspects of BW on HANA 7.5 including ABAP coding, BW ETL, Performance and Tuning, data modeling with LSA++, etc.  as well as SAP HANA developer (BW on HANA)  HANA 1.0 Development (2+ years) including ETL with SLT, Smart Data Integrator, Data Modeling, Performance, SQL script, etc.
  • Ability to complete efforts through all stages of end-to-end solution including Blueprinting, Realization, Final Prep, and Go-Live, Post Go-Live
  • Ability to evaluate complex business requirements and design and develop end-to-end custom BW solutions per requirements;
  • Ability to document technical requirements, report specifications, design documents, and test scenarios according to Westinghouse standards
  • Ability to solve complex problems, relying on content knowledge, experience and skills.  Ability to troubleshoot issues end-to-end.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and quality of work.   Thorough unit testing and careful management of transports and promotions required.   Must possess an outstanding work ethic, work long hours when necessary, estimate deliverables, meet deadlines and report status.    Ability to manage own work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Knowledge of the general SAP business processes in at least one major functional area.  Ability to navigate ECC 6.0 Modules (i.e. knows transactions, processes, and can thoroughly unit test and validate BW data to source system for reconciliation).
  • Experience with Web Intelligence, Crystal Reports, SAP Analytics Cloud or XS Advanced are a plus

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